Basiceros redux

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Basiceros redux
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Basiceros
Species: B. redux
Binomial name
Basiceros redux
(Donisthorpe, 1939)

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Guyana (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • redux. Rhopalothrix redux Donisthorpe, 1939c: 152 (m.) GUYANA. Combination in Basiceros: Bolton, 1995b: 80. See also: Brown & Kempf, 1960: 164.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 80, combination in Basiceros; new synonymy, catalogue)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr.; Kempf, W. W. 1960. A world revision of the ant tribe Basicerotini. Stud. Entomol. (n.s.) 3: 161-250 (page 164, see also)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1939d. Descriptions of several species of ants (Hymenopt.) taken by Dr. O. W. Richards in British Guiana. Proc. R. Entomol. Soc. Lond. Ser. B 8: 152-154 (page 152, male described)